Culture

The Images Shortlisted for Best Architectural Photograph 2017

From the colourful Hong Kong estate to a university gymansium, discover the 20 images shortlisted for best architectural photograph 2017.

2017-10-11 12:34:06By Angharad Jones

Culture

The Buildings that Made the RIBA Stirling Prize 2017 Shortlist

As RIBA releases the shortlist for the prestigious Stirling Prize 2017, we take a look at each of the projects up for the award.

2017-07-27 14:54:42By Angharad Jones

Interiors

Inside a Traditional yet Modern Norwegian Villa

Villa Terminus is a traditional Bergen building dating back to the 1760s, carefully restored and rejuvenated to marry its extensive history with modern Nordic design.

2017-07-05 16:38:04By Angharad Jones

Culture

Switchback House, San Francisco

The home of architects Robert Edmonds and Vivian Lee, Switchback House in San Francisco combines loft living and family spaces with plenty of natural light.

2017-07-04 17:48:51By Angharad Jones

Bike

The World’s Longest Elevated Cycling Path

Copenhagen-based architecture studio DISSING + WEITLING has designed an elevated cycling path in the Chinese city of Xiamen, and at a length of 7.6 kilometres, it’s the longest of its kind in the world.

2017-06-14 13:03:52By Angharad Jones

Culture

The Japanese House at the Barbican

This Barbican exhibition explores modernist Japanese architecture and its reflection of societal changes and ever-evolving lifestyles of the country's inhabitants.

2017-05-24 17:03:32By Angharad Jones

Culture

Cross Stitch House, Melbourne

Located in the inner city of Melbourne, this house takes inspiration from tapestries and Japanese design to create a unique space that’s modern, full of natural light and has plenty of living space.

2017-05-24 11:37:24By Angharad Jones

Culture

A Contemporary Villa in Okinawa

On the Japanese island of Okinawa, Tokyo studio ISSHO Architects has designed a villa that takes inspiration from traditional Okinawan housing while adding contemporary architectural details.

2017-05-04 11:37:15By Angharad Jones

Culture

Tom Blachford's Midnight Modern

Tom Blachford photographs Palm Springs' iconic mid-century modern houses, lit up only by the moonlight and odd street lamp.

2017-04-21 09:00:14By Angharad Jones

Culture

Mid-Century Cabins in Upstate New York

In the Hudson Valley region of upstate New York, Lang Architecture has developed a collection of cabins designed for Manhattanites who want an architect-designed weekend getaway a couple of hours from the city - without the fuss.

2017-04-03 16:05:42By Angharad Jones